The 帰る [kaeru] Domicile concept has expanded.
When I came across 生き甲斐 [ikigai] while studying Japanese, I was immediately intrigued. How could a simple four-character word hold the answer to life's existence?
*NEWSFLASH* I have imperfections. Real, debilitating imperfections: I'm a chronic avoider
We. Love. Labels! Yes, the fashion kind, and also the people kind. Labels make life so much easier.
The expat life... might seem like a wondrous adventure, and it is, to some extent, however, expats also have the challenge of assimilating into an entirely new culture.